Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Chapter 1, The Land of the Demons Abstract
* Moon Shadow is 8 years old. His father moved to America to make money when his mother was still pregnant.
Chapter 2, The Company, and Chapter 3, The Dragon Man Abstract
* Windrider writes to Moon Shadow and his mother. She has the teacher read the letters and dictates letters back to him...
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